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H&S Induction

Handbook and H&S Test
Researchers joining the department must complete a basic induction before starting work in the laboratory. This includes:

You must achieve a pass mark of 80% or above before starting any laboratory work.

St Andrews uses software called ChemInventory to maintain up-to-date records of research chemicals stored in each laboratory. The software can be accessed at

Videos outlining how to use ChemInventory can be found below. Additional guidance documents can be found HERE

Video 1 – Introduction to ChemInventory

Video 2 – Managing Users and Sharing Inventories For Group Administrators